Dingle Peninsula & Slea Head Private Day Tour

Dingle Peninsula & Slea Head Private Day Tour

This private tour will visit the Dingle Peninsula taking in Inch Beach, the scenic driving route of Slea Head with its magnificent views of the Great Blasket Islands, the wild Atlantic Ocean and ancient Fahan Beehive Huts.

The tour will visit Dunquin Pier, The Blasket Centre, Louis Mulcahy Potteryj Centre, Kilmalkedar Church, Gallarus Oratory & Reasc the early Christian settlement.

The tour will include the world renowned quaint fishing town of Dingle where you will have lunch and time to visit art and craft shops on Green Street, local eateries, a visit to Dick Mack’s famous old world pub, and a walk through it’s busy fishing port and marina.
* Duration: 8 hours
* Starts: Killarney, Ireland
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




This private tour will visit the Dingle Peninsula taking in Inch Beach, the scenic driving route of Slea Head with its magnificent views of the Great Blasket Islands, the wild Atlantic Ocean and ancient Fahan Beehive Huts.

The tour will visit Dunquin Pier, The Blasket Centre, Louis Mulcahy Potteryj Centre, Kilmalkedar Church, Gallarus Oratory & Reasc the early Christian settlement.

The tour will include the world renowned quaint fishing town of Dingle where you will have lunch and time to visit art and craft shops on Green Street, local eateries, a visit to Dick Mack’s famous old world pub, and a walk through it’s busy fishing port and marina.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Inch Beach, Inch Ireland

We will stop at Inch Beach for 20 minutes to take a walk on the beach made famous in the blockbuster movie Ryan’s Daughter. This is also a coffee and restroom stop at Sammy’s Cafe on Inch Beach.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Fahan BeeHive Huts, R559, Dingle Ireland

We will visit Fahan BeeHive Huts which are located on Slea Head and date back to early Christian times and are part of Ireland’s ancient pilgrimage route to Mount Brandon on the Dingle Peninsula.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dun Chaoin Pier, Dunquin Ireland

We will stop at Dun Chaoin Pier which is the departure and arrival point for the native Blasket Island dwellers in times gone by and for people visiting The Blasket Islands in the present day.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: The Blasket Centre and Great Blasket Island, Dun Chaoin, Baile an Fheirtearaigh, Dunquin Ireland

The tour will include a visit to The Great Blasket Islands Visitor Centre and you will have an opportunity to visit the exhibition area and the audio visual presentation of life on the Blasket Islands which were vacated in the year 1953.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Gallarus Oratory, 8 km northeast of Ballyferriter on R559 GPS coordinates 52.172750, -10.349408, Dingle Ireland

Gallarus Oratory which is translated as ‘Church of the Foreigner’ dates back to the 8th Century and is Ireland’s best example of a stone corbel built Oratory that is one of the most visited attractions on the Dingle Peninsula.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dingle, Dingle, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry

You will also visit the town of Dingle which is a commercial fishing and sailing center on the south west coast of Ireland. Dingle is popular for it’s many craft shops, restaurants, pubs & bars and its quaint, unique way of life. This stop will also include time for lunch and refreshments.

Duration: 2 hours